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Meet Our Staff

Housefellows

Housefellows at Carnegie Mellon University are experienced student affairs generalists with an unparalleled opportunity to: cultivate meaningful, one-to-one mentoring relationships with exceptional students They profoundly influence the growth and development of the leaders of tomorrow by creating unique experiences that build on the talents of a diverse, multifaceted community.  Housefellows engage in a Student Affairs program whose cornerstone is a deep, sustained commitment to the ongoing care of its students. Housefellows advance a broad-based vision for student development by utilizing the residential house community as a focal point for the student experience on campus. Encompassing more than a traditional residence life position, the Housefellow role involves serving as students’ primary metacurricular advocate at the university while enhancing their social, academic, intellectual, artistic and personal development.

Housefellows are housed in several different offices within the Division of Student Afffairs:  The Office of Residential Education, the Office of Community Standards and Integrity, and the Office of the Dean of Student Affairs. 

Office of Residential Education Housefellows          

Helen Wang

Director of Residential Education

Housefellow for Morewood E-Tower

hyw@andrew.cmu.edu

Lenny Chan

Associate Director of Residential Education

Housefellow for Morewood Gardens

lschan@andrew.cmu.edu

David Chickering

Associate Director of Residential Education

Housefellow for Morewood Gardens

dchicker@andrew.cmu.edu

Bryan Koval

Assistant Director of Residential Education

Housefellow for West Wing and Resnik House

bkoval@andrew.cmu.edu

Mandy Best

Coordinator of Residential Education

Housefellow for Donner House

mandyb@andrew.cmu.edu

Kristine Kengor

Coordinator of Residential Education

Housefellow for Stever House

kkengor@andrew.cmu.edu

Jordan Kunz

Housefellow for Shirley Apartments and Fairfax Apartments

jkunz@andrew.cmu.edu

Michaela Page

Coordinator of Residential Education

Housefellow for Webster Hall Apartments

mspage@andrew.cmu.edu

Thomas Rainey

Coordinator of Residential Education

Housefellow for Mudge House

tjrainey@andrew.cmu.edu

Office of Community Standards and Integrity Housefellows

Lucas Christain

Director of Community Standards and Integrity

Housefellow for Welch and Henderson House

lucasc@andrew.cmu.edu

Aaron George

Coordinator of Community Standards and Integrity

Housefellow for Hamerschlag and Scobell House

atgeorge@andrew.cmu.edu

Michelle Mirabella

Coordinator of Community Standards and Integrity

Housefellow for Boss and McGill

mmirabel@andrew.cmu.edu

Josh Schaldenbrand

Coordinator of Community Standards and Integrity

Housefellow for the Residence on Fifth

joshsch@andrew.cmu.edu


Office of the Dean of Student Affairs Housefellows

Renee Camerlengo

Assistant Dean of Student Affairs

Housefellow for Clyde House, Shady Oak, and the Highlands

reneec@andrew.cmu.edu

Holly Hippensteel

Associate Dean of Student Affairs

Housefellow for Doherty Apartments

hbh@andrew.cmu.edu

M. Shernell Smith

Assistant Director of Student Affairs

Housefellow for the Intersection

mssmith@andrew.cmu.edu

Greek Life Housefellows

Jesse Koch

Associate Director of Greek Life

jessek@andrew.cmu.edu

Katie Schneider

Coordinator of Greek Leadership Development

kschneid@andrew.cmu.edu

Ashley Christ

Coordinator of Greek Life

alchrist@andrew.cmu.edu

 

Administrative Support

Sarah Avery
Administrative Assistant to the Office of Residential Education
savery@andrew.cmu.edu

Community Advisors

The Community Advisor (CA) partners with a professional Housefellow to provide overall leadership for the vision, direction, and daily activity within one of the 16 residential house communities on campus.  The CA is responsible for developing a strong sense of community among house residents, facilitating resident involvement in the life of the house, and fostering an environment which enhances the personal and academic success of all who live there.  To this end, the CA provides leadership to a team of Resident Assistants (RA) who provide resources and support to all residents while maintaining community standards and offering individual and group opportunities for personal growth. 

Debomita Basu                               

Fairfax Apartments

dbasu@andrew.cmu.edu

David Buzzell

Webster Hall Apartments

dbuzzell@andrew.cmu.edu

Dalia Dorantes

The Intersection

ddorante@andrew.cmu.edu

Sarah Duncan

Donner House

sduncan@andrew.cmu.edu

Rachel Freer

Morewood Gardens

rfreer@andrew.cmu.edu

Maya Lassiter

Stever House

mlassite@andrew.cmu.edu

Wei Mon Lu

Mudge House

weimonl@andrew.cmu.edu

Hannah McDonald

Morewood Gardens

hnmcdona@andrew.cmu.edu

Allie Moriarty

Boss and McGill

amoriart@andrew.cmu.edu 

TJ Murray

Shady Oak, Clyde, and the Highlands

thomasmu@andrew.cmu.edu

Angela Ng

Welch and Henderson

angelan@andrew.cmu.edu

Rob Stephens

Doherty Apartments

rjstephe@andrew.cmu.edu

Emily Vokach-Brodsky

The Residence on Fifth

evokachb@andrew.cmu.edu

Kevin Wainczak

West Wing and Resnik House

wainczak@andrew.cmu.edu

Nathan Willis

Morewood Gardens E-Tower

npwillis@andrew.cmu.edu

Nicholas Wilson

Hamerschlag and Scobell

nawilson@andrew.cmu.edu